Large commercial trucks are vital to our economy in New York, but these vehicles also present significant hazards. When large trucks are involved in accidents, victims often sustain severe injuries. At Lever & Ecker, PLLC, we are here to help if you need a Mount Vernon truck accident attorney. If the careless or negligent actions of a truck driver or trucking company have caused you harm, let us work to secure the compensation you are entitled to.
Truck accident victims must take these cases seriously and work with a personal injury lawyer who can achieve results. Lever & Ecker, PLLC is ready to help with these cases.
Accidents involving commercial trucks are going to become complicated, particularly when dealing with well-funded trucking companies and their insurance carriers. A truck accident attorney in Mount Vernon will have the resources and legal experience necessary to take on any party that will seek to limit the compensation you receive. An lawyer can:
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) states that a fully loaded tractor-trailer can weigh as much as 80,000 pounds. Any commercial truck on the roadway is going to be larger and weigh much more than traditional passenger vehicles. This means that any truck versus passenger vehicle crash could result in significant injuries. At Lever & Ecker, PLLC, our Mount Vernon truck accident lawyers regularly help clients who have sustained:
According to data available from the New York Department of Motor Vehicles, there were more than 20,000 total large truck crashes across the state in the latest reporting year. Out of these incidents, there were 70 fatal crashes and more than 4,000 injury crashes.
If you or somebody you care about has been injured due to the careless or negligent actions of a truck driver or trucking company, you can count on the team at Lever & Ecker, PLLC to stand by your side. Our Mount Vernon truck accident attorneys have the resources necessary to conduct a complete investigation into your case and secure the compensation you need. We want to help secure your pain and suffering damages, full coverage of your medical bills related to the crash, lost wages if you cannot work while you recover, property damage expenses, and more. You can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or by calling (914) 288-9191 or (718) 933-3632.